The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 18 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 28.57% 17.95% 28.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 64.29% 63.64% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 26
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,334
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
SQL
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Programming Languages Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 44.44% 28.21% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 33
Average salary £47,500 £38,625 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.97% -14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £46,925
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

SQL
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region.

SQL Salary Trend in Dunstable

SQL
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Dunstable

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 29 (72.50%) Oracle
2 23 (57.50%) Finance
3 21 (52.50%) Oracle Database
4 17 (42.50%) Shell Script
5 16 (40.00%) PL/SQL
6 15 (37.50%) Java
7 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (25.00%) HP
8 10 (25.00%) LoadRunner
8 10 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (25.00%) Test Strategy
9 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
9 9 (22.50%) UNIX
9 9 (22.50%) Linux
9 9 (22.50%) Performance Testing
9 9 (22.50%) PCI DSS
10 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (20.00%) XML
11 7 (17.50%) MS Office
11 7 (17.50%) .NET
11 7 (17.50%) FTP
11 7 (17.50%) Toad
11 7 (17.50%) Tivoli
11 7 (17.50%) Middleware
11 7 (17.50%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (17.50%) Time Management
11 7 (17.50%) SSH
11 7 (17.50%) JIRA
11 7 (17.50%) PuTTY
11 7 (17.50%) WinSCP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
3 3 (7.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Summit
1 1 (2.50%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (2.50%) Temenos T24
1 1 (2.50%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) FTP
1 7 (17.50%) SSH
1 7 (17.50%) PuTTY
1 7 (17.50%) WinSCP
2 2 (5.00%) AMQP
2 2 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) Oracle Database
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
4 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 7 (17.50%) JIRA
2 7 (17.50%) Toad
3 2 (5.00%) Gradle
3 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) Ant
3 2 (5.00%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 5 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Architect
2 10 (25.00%) Test Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 6 (15.00%) Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
6 4 (10.00%) Environment Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Support Specialist
7 3 (7.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Coordinator
7 3 (7.50%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Release Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Trainee Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) XML
2 7 (17.50%) .NET
2 7 (17.50%) Middleware
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (12.50%) XSL
3 5 (12.50%) XSLT
4 4 (10.00%) Java EE
4 4 (10.00%) JSP
5 3 (7.50%) Struts
5 3 (7.50%) HTML
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 3 (7.50%) Spring
5 3 (7.50%) JSF
5 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.50%) WPF
5 3 (7.50%) Silverlight
6 2 (5.00%) REST
6 2 (5.00%) JMS
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Linux
1 9 (22.50%) UNIX
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Solaris
3 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 10 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 9 (22.50%) Performance Testing
3 7 (17.50%) Time Management
4 2 (5.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.00%) Validation
4 2 (5.00%) Project Management
4 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.50%) DevOps
5 1 (2.50%) Workflow
5 1 (2.50%) UML
5 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.50%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) Shell Script
2 16 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 15 (37.50%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) VB
5 3 (7.50%) XAML
5 3 (7.50%) VB6
6 2 (5.00%) VBScript
6 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) C++
6 2 (5.00%) C
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) PCI DSS
2 5 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) HP
3 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
4 1 (2.50%) Avaloq
4 1 (2.50%) XMPie
4 1 (2.50%) VocaLink
4 1 (2.50%) Fiserv